Online Video Platform - Panopto

Panopto is an easy-to-use lecture capture system. This software is installed on all classroom computers and staff computers on campus. Staff members can also request to have it downloaded and installed on personal computers.

Available to:

Staff, Students

Service Hours:


Panopto Advantages

You can use Panopto to:

  • Record your lectures so that your students can review them later.
  • Flip your classroom by creating mini-lectures for your students to watch before their classes.
  • Record your students’ presentations.
  • Record talks by guests.

How to Access?

1. Login to Portal > IT Corner, click on Panopto block, OR


2. Direct Login to Panopto, choose "Lingnan Portal"

Panopto Direct Login

What can you record with Panopto?

PowerPoint/Keynote slide

If you use PowerPoint or Keynote, Panopto creates a table of contents for your students with searchable index of your presentation. This allows your students to search your video presentation for any word mentioned on your slides.

Audio & Video

You can record with Panopto from any computer with the Panopto software. However, recording quality is generally better in rooms with built-in video equipment.

Content Retention Policy for Panopto:

Effective from May 2023, a content retention policy will be applied.  This Content Retention Policy works in stages.  First, videos created beyond two years AND have not been viewed for two years will be moved to the Archive. This will allow you or the viewer to review the videos and restore them if needed.  Second, archived videos that have no views for one year will be permanently deleted.

Panopto Content Retention Policy
Active VideosVideos that were created in the last two years will be excluded from the retention policy, i.e., they remain available in the platform.
Archive VideosVideos that were created beyond two years AND have not been viewed for two years will be moved to the Archive.
Permanent Deletion of Archived VideosVideos archived for one year and without any views will be permanently deleted.

The following is useful information about managing your videos:

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